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Building maintenance workers installed new shelving units into the Kessler residence halls to provide more storage space for students in the upcoming fall semester. 

(Taryn Wattles | Staff Photographer)

Residence halls cleanup, repairs underway ahead of fall semester

Editor’s note: This story was updated at 4:20 p.m. on Thursday. With only a few weeks until the students of Central Michigan University return for fall semester classes, construction and clean up crews are working through CMU Residence Life’s Building […]
Board of Trustees / On Campus / Residence Life

Student Code of Conduct updated to emphasize sexual assault, arson

Central Michigan University’s Board of Trustees approved changes to the Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities and Disciplinary Procedures at Tuesday’s regular meeting. Changes include defining computer abuse, sexual assault and arson. Steven Johnson, vice president of Enrollment and Student Services, […]
Life on Campus / Residence Life / Student Life
Julie Roberts, an '05 graduate of Central Michigan University, is releasing a book about the wacky tales of Residence Life.

(Courtesy Photo | Julie Roberts)

CMU grad brings tales of dorm shenanigans to life in new book

Most students can relate to harrowing tales of roommates and residence life debauchery accrued in their four – or some times six – years at Central Michigan University. Julie Roberts, a recent CMU graduate, reflects on the more colorful aspects […]
Board of Trustees / Residence Life / University
CMU trustees raise tuition 2.94 percent, $11 per credit hour

CMU trustees raise tuition 2.94 percent, $11 per credit hour

Central Michigan University’s Board of Trustees voted to raise tuition by 2.94 percent for the 2014-15 academic year at Thursday’s meeting. The decision will increase tuition to $385 per credit hour for on-campus undergraduate courses. Global Campus programs also will […]
On Campus / Residence Life / Student Life
Calkins International Discotheque Spring Dance to be held Thursday

Calkins International Discotheque Spring Dance to be held Thursday

From Bollywood dancing to sushi cuisine, Central Michigan University students will have the opportunity to have a taste of diverse cultures Thursday. As a semester tradition, the Calkins International Discotheque Spring Dance will take place starting at 9 p.m. in the Calkins […]
Residence Life / Student Life
Arin Bisaro | Staff Photographer
Students play various card games to win other prizes in Monday night in Carey Hall lobby. While stupids participate in these events Carey hall staff members walk around putting stickers on their cups without them knowing. The stickers were used to represent a "Date Rape Drug" and show students how easy it can be to get exposed to the drug.

Kessler, Kulhavi halls present ‘Casino Night,’ inform students of sexual assault prevalence

As students shuffled through games of poker, blackjack and euchre, Kessler and Kulhavi residence hall council members dealt their best hand, and sneakily placed stickers on participant’s cups to prove just how easy it is to be drugged in a distracting […]
Residence Life / Student Life
CMU students from across the globe come together, mingle at International Connections

CMU students from across the globe come together, mingle at International Connections

Worldly experiences are hard to come by unless they’re at International Connections. More than 60 international students, multicultural advisers and resident assistants passionate about networking and diversifying Central Michigan University students’ on-campus experience, attended the event to share their knowledge […]
Residence Life / Student Life
Students of different backgrounds to mingle, network at International Connections

Students of different backgrounds to mingle, network at International Connections

A program geared at connecting international students with U.S. born students will be taking place from 7-8:30 p.m. March 30 in Kulhavi 141 and 142. Known as “International Connections,” the program is organized by Kesseler Hall multicultural adviser Areil Henderson and Wheeler Hall multicultural […]
Featured / Residence Life / Student Life
Israeli teaching program broadens one graduate’s horizons

Israeli teaching program broadens one graduate’s horizons

Throughout his once-in-a-lifetime teaching opportunity in Israel, graduate Joshua Finn has encountered unique challenges and surprises. And he wouldn’t want it any other way. After graduating from Central Michigan University in May 2013, the Southfield native took a job teaching English […]
Residence Life / Student Life
Friday marks first Campbell Hall Council charity date auction

Friday marks first Campbell Hall Council charity date auction

A first date has never seemed more necessary. The first ever Campbell Hall Towers Date Auction on Friday will raise money for Special Olympics and the American Red Cross. Jade Detroyer said Campbell Hall is required to hold a certain number […]
Residence Life / Student Life
Warren sophomore Sarah Vollmer plays the "Bunny Toss" ring toss game attempting to win tickets for bigger prizes at the Fabiano Carnival Saturday afternoon in FEW lobby. (Arin Bisaro | Staff photographer)

Woldt Hall’s first Spring Carnival brings students together

The aroma of fresh popcorn and cotton candy filled the Fabiano Lobby while students and children tossed rings at wooden rabbits trying to win prizes. Every year the Woldt resident assistants are required to host a weeklong event. This year however, Woldt Residence […]
Residence Life / Student Life
Towers Charity Ball to benefit Special Olympics

Towers Charity Ball to benefit Special Olympics

As the clock strikes seven on Friday night, Central Michigan University students are invited to dress in their best attire to attend the first ever Tower’s Charity Ball. Port Huron sophomore and Kesseler Hall Council President Emily Shevnock planned the […]


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